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Obesity associated with a higher risk for dementia, new study finds

New Census report on aging trends in Africa

NIA program staff will answer questions at Alzheimer's Association International Conference virtual booth

Lower wealth linked with faster physical and mental aging

A summit virtual meeting series to engage the dementia care community

People with dementia and their families disproportionally handle costs of care

Study highlights paid caregiving gaps and needs for community-dwelling adults with dementia

Research on resilience in stressful times

Electronic health records-based tool uses data to detect undiagnosed dementia

The IMPACT Collaboratory: Pilot funding for pragmatic dementia research

Dr. Lisbeth Nielsen to lead NIA's Division of Behavioral and Social Research

Second research summit on dementia care, caregiving, and services is fast approaching!

Certain personality traits in high school may lower dementia risk five decades later

Walking speed at age 45 linked to physical well-being, brain health

Deaths in middle-aged adults drive decrease in U.S. life expectancy

Retirement: A chance to share gratitude, advice, regrets from my time at NIA

Innovative ideas and investigators wanted for Alzheimer's and related dementias research

Frequent social contact in midlife may reduce dementia risk, Whitehall II study analysis shows

Attention health hackers: Global initiative will fund innovation where it’s needed most

Cardiovascular health status at age 50 linked to dementia risk in later life

Participate in the second research summit on dementia care, caregiving and services!

Exploring the unexpected: What can we learn from lucidity in dementia?

New research collaboratory designed to spur innovation and improve dementia care

Census report on older foreign-born population now available

Healthy lifestyle associated with lower risk of dementia independent of genetic risk, study finds